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Found 3 stories and posts tagged 'london'.



Steven Harper

Thin Man

Published Mar 17, 2019 · 7,437 words (28 minutes) · 82 views

Fantasy Horror Historical historical fantasy victorian london dark fiction

Modern children fear the monster in the closet and the creature under the bed. Victorian climbing boys have no closets and no beds. What do they fear? This story originally appeared in MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY'S FANTASY MAGAZINE as the cover story. Year later, I wrote a sequel to it. "The Soul Jar" appeared in a steampunk anthology called THE SHADOW CONSPIRACY, and I'll post it next week. Click LIKE or SUBSCRIBE. I can't do this without my fantastic readers!

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Kat Otis


Published Oct 4, 2018 · 9,334 words (34 minutes) · 46 views

Fantasy Historical historical fantasy london alchemy scavenging River Jacobean Britain

The river Thames collects the rubbish and sewage of London's residents. Mudlarks are poor children who survive by scavenging for that rubbish in the mud at the river's edge. They work in crews, each with its own territory, each with its own leader.

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Kat Otis

The Gong-Farmer's Daughter

Published Jul 31, 2018 · 5,214 words (19 minutes) · 2 likes · 270 views

Fantasy Historical historical fantasy humoralism plague london Jacobean Britain

Only a few fading splotches of paint remained on the rotting townhouse's front door, but whenever Lidea Stockwell saw them, she couldn't help remembering how the door had looked the day she and her family were sealed inside to live or die as God willed.

Lord haue mercy on london